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Stacie Loughrin CD(DONA)

After 2 years, I’ve officially completed the doula certification process. I am officially a certified birth doula through DONA International! A goal that I am excited to say has finally come to fruition. 113 more words


5 Signs You Might Need a Postpartum Doula

You’re home and settling into life with a newborn, congratulations!

But now what?

Postpartum doulas are a wonderful addition to any family dynamic. Our postpartum doulas care for the whole family–mom, partner/spouse, older children, family pets, extended family. 608 more words

"Do Your Magic Thing"

Why Hire a Postpartum Doula?

You spend countless hours mentally and physically preparing for labor and birth. You have a vision of the birth of your baby and the care system that surrounds you during that time. 613 more words


The First Blog Post!

Goodness, It sure has been crazy since I started on this adventure of becoming a certified birth and postpartum doula. Between the classes, starting my own business, working full-time, and my family commitments I’ve been super busy these past few months. 953 more words


William's postpartum Feb '17

by Molly D

Elaine provided excellent postpartum care for our family after the birth of our first son. Before birth, we had a planning session that helped us understand what to expect postpartum, answer questions, and to set goals for ourselves and for our time with Elaine.

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Does it get Easier as They Grow Older?

My company, The Fayetteville Doulas, co-hosts two postpartum support group meetings (for more info on those, click here) every month. And while I may no longer be what is considered “postpartum” I attend the meetings for three reasons: 678 more words

5 Things You Need to do Before Baby Arrives

Having a baby is such an exciting time but it can also be quite overwhelming. Nine months seems like an eternity when you’re only 8-weeks pregnant, but time flies! 625 more words